Twister kills 13 in Mexico border city

...line of storms that stretched from the Gulf of Mexico to the Great Lakes dumped record rainfall on parts of the Plains and Midwest, spawning tornadoes and causing major flooding that forced at least 2,000 Texans from their homes.Witnesses reported seeing...
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Celebrating the birds of the Stikine

...Alaska.Many shorebirds' populations appear to be declining at a steep rate ? since 1970, shorebirds in the Atlantic and Midwest flyway have decreased by 40 or 50 percent, Reiter said. Habitat loss and degradation, pollution, human disturbance, climate...
On the Trails: Owl encounters

...Having often heard their "who cooks for you" back in the Midwest, I was certain that this was the familiar call. I mentioned...owl was rather unusual for Juneau.Long ago, back in the Midwest, I often operated a set of mist-nets to capture (and release...
Iditarod show goes on despite lack of snow in Anchorage move the competitive start of the race to Monday in Fairbanks. A stalled jet stream pushed Arctic air and snow into the Midwest and the East Coast, but kept Alaska fairly warm and dry this winter. But the ceremonial start, a chance for fans and mushers...
March 13 Fireside Lecture to focus on bats

...New York. Since that time the fungus has killed over 6 million bats as it raced through hibernating colonies in the East and Midwest.ADFG's research in Juneau has revealed a different hibernating strategy that may foil the fungus's deadly march across...
US women dominate in 4-0 victory over New Zealand

...47-4 since the lone loss, a 1-0 setback in the first meeting in 1987.Due to flight delays, New Zealand's trip to the Midwest took about 53 hours, but the players said they weren't overly disappointed and planned to go to the Gateway Arch on Monday...
Finding subtlety in a dramatic environment

...positions at Jacksonville State University in Alabama, and the Herron School of art in Indiana.Having lived in the South, Midwest and Pacific Northwest, she has an ongoing interest in "how relocation changes our sense of identity." Similarly, when...
Michigan State's Izzo emulates Krzyzewski but is still playing catch-up

...from that pool after losing out on Parker and others. Duke recruits nationally, while Michigan State concentrates on the Midwest - Michigan, Indiana and Ohio in particular. Michigan State plays a brutal, anyone-anywhere early schedule, while Duke...
Today In Sports History for Tuesday, March 31

...Ware's gruesome injury and advances to the Final Four with a 85-63 win over Duke. Ware broke his leg in the first half of the Midwest Regional final when he landed awkwardly after trying to contest a 3-point shot, breaking his leg in two places.
Cold snap felt across Rockies, Midwest

HELENA, Mont. - A wintry storm pushing through the Rockies and Midwest is bringing bitterly cold temperatures and treacherous driving conditions blamed in at least six deaths as it threatens crops as...


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